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Hardy County, West Virginia Microfilm


 

Reel No. ILL
Indicates
a copy
is available
for loan

Local Records Categories and Contents

   
Bonds, Commissions, Oaths
56   Officials' Bond Book, 1885-1927, index, 443 p.
 
Court Records
   

County Court

1   Execution Book 1, 1786-1798, 1812-1821
1   Execution Book, 1797-1821 index, pp. 1-40.
18   Execution Book, -1812 (cont.), pp. 260-336.
18   Execution Book, 1819-1825, index, 81 p.
18   Execution Book, 1820-1822, index, 153 p.
18   Execution Book, 1823-1828, index, 204 p.
18   Execution Book, 1825-1830, index, 75 p.
18   Execution Book, 1829-1831, index, 40 p.
18   Execution Book, 1831-1835, index, 173 p.
18   Execution Book, 1832-1854, index, 81 p.
2   Record Book (Minutes/Orders), 1788-1795 561 p.
2   Record Book (Minutes/Orders), 1791-1797 index, 260 p.
3   Record Book 4 (Minutes/Orders), 1795-1798 421 p.
3   Record Book 5 (Minutes/Orders), 1797-1799 166 p.
4   Record Book (Minutes/Orders), 1799-1803 670 p.
4   Record Book 7 (Minutes/Orders), 1804-1812 450 p.
5   Record Book (Minutes/Orders), 1809-1814 index, 506 p.
5   Record Book 8 (Minutes/Orders), 1813-1821 434 p.
6   Record Book (Minutes/Orders), 1821-1827 574 p.
6   Record Book 9 (Minutes/Orders), 1827-1830 350 p.
7   Record Book 10 (Minutes/Orders), 1830-1834 359 p.
7   Order Book 11, 1834-1838 index, 388 p.
8   Order Book 12, 1838-1842 347 p.
8   Order Book 13, 1842-1847 413 p.
8   Order Book 14, 1848-1854 408 p.
9   Order Book 15, 1855-1862 443 p.
9   Order Book 16, 1866-1872 index, 180 p.
9   Order Book 17, 1873-1880 495 p.
10   Police and Fiscal Order Book 5, -1922 (continued) pp. 320-400.
10   Police and Fiscal Order Book 6, 1922-1931 index, 307 p.
11   Index to Minute Books 1-7, 1795-1812 unpaged.
11   Index to Order Books 9-13, 1827-1847 242 p.
   

Superior Court of Law

12   Pleas, 1826-1828 83 p.
13   Record Book, 1821-1831 index, 487 p.
    see also District Court
   

Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery

14, 19   Pleas, 1832-1837 index, 55 p.
10   Record Book, 1831-1840 index, pp. 1-151.
1   Record Book, 1831-1840 (cont.), pp. 150-650
   
Circuit Court
18   Chancery Record Book, 1859-1876, index, pp. 1-291.
14, 19   Chancery Record Book, 1859-1876 (cont.), pp. 290-400.
14, 19   Chancery Order Book 7, 1901-1906, index, 372 p.
14, 19   Chancery Order Book 8, 1906-1912, index, 392 p.
14, 19   Chancery Order Book 9, 1913- , index, pp. 1-151.
   
District Court
15a   Pleas, 1797-1800, pp. 1-370.
12   Pleas, 1797-1800 (cont.), pp. 370-432.
12   Pleas, 1805-1809, index, 130 p.
12   Pleas, 1800-1819 (also includes Superior Court of Law), index, 357 p. and unpaged.
12   Record Book, 1797-1820 (also includes Superior Court of Law), index, 534 p.
12   Record Book, 1801-1825 (also includes Superior Court of Law), 225 p. and unpaged.
12   Record Book, 1803-1807, index, pp. 1-140.
13   Record Book, 1803-1807 (cont.), pp. 139-428.
10   Record Book, 1807-1821 (also includes Superior Court of Law), index, 500 p.
14, 19   Witness and Jury Book, 1797-1816, index, 319 p.
 
Fiduciary Records
15   Administrators' Bonds, 1831-1849, unpaged.
15   Administrators' Bonds, 1850-1855, unpaged.
17   Administrators' Bonds, 1851-1882, unpaged.
15   Administrators' Bonds, 1866-1887, unpaged.
17   Administrators' Bonds, 1866-1902, unpaged.
17   Administrators' Bonds, 1888-1913, unpaged.
16   Executors' Bonds, 1831-1850, unpaged.
16, 18   Executors' Bonds, 1850-1858, unpaged.
16   Executors' Bonds, 1866-1896, unpaged.
16a, 18   Executors', Administrators', and Guardians' Bonds, 1853-1895 (Circuit Court), index, 37 p.
17a, 20   Guardians' Accounts 1, 1821-1835, index, 208 p.
17a, 20   Guardians' Accounts 2, 1826-1854, 338 p.
21   Guardians' Accounts, 1861-1869, index, 432 p.
21   Guardians' Bonds, 1851-1866, 55 p.
21   Guardians' Bonds, 1866-1867 (Circuit Court), unpaged.
21   Guardians' Bonds, 1867-1896, unpaged.
21   Guardians' Bonds, 1869-1933, index, 238 p.
14, 19   List of Fiduciaries, 1853-1896, index, 6 p.
15   Orphans' Bond Book, 1831-1854, unpaged.
16a   Probate and Fiduciary Order Book 1, 1881-1898, 300 p.
17a, 20   Probate and Fiduciary Order Book 2, 1899-1913, index, 370 p.
15a   Probate and Fiduciary Order Book 3, 1913-1924, index, 397 p.
15a   Probate and Fiduciary Order Book 4, 1925-1938, index, 306 p.
56   Special Commissioners' and Guardians' Bond Book, 1898-1925, index, 251 p.
    see also Wills
 
Land Records
18a   Deed Book 1, 1786-1789, index, 349 p.
19a   Deed Book 2, 1789-1792, index, 540 p.
19a   Deed Book 3, 1793-1794, 224 p.
19a   Deed Book 4, 1795-1800, 550 p.
20a   Deed Book 5, 1800-1806, 438 p.
21a   Deed Book 6, 1806-1813, 634 p.
21a   Deed Book 7, 1813-1817, 813 p.
22a   Deed Book 8, 1818-1821, index, 560 p.
22a   Deed Book 9, 1821-1824, index, 472 p.
23a   Deed Book 10, 1825-1828, index, 537 p.
23a   Deed Book 11, 1828-1831, index, 578 p.
24a   Deed Book 12, 1831-1833, index, 640 p.
24a   Deed Book 13, 1833-1836, 526 p.
25a   Deed Book 14, 1836-1838, 516 p.
26a   Deed Book 15, 1838-1840, index, 492 p.
26a   Deed Book 16, 1840-1842, index, 513 p.
27a   Deed Book 17, 1842-1843, index, 544 p.
27a   Deed Book 18, 1843-1845, index 532 p.
27a   Deed Book 19, 1845-1846, 192 p.
28a   Deed Book 20, 1847-1849, 540 p.
28a   Deed Book 21, 1849-1850, 506 p.
29   Deed Book 22, 1850-1853, 500 p.
29   Deed Book 23, 1852-1854, 544 p.
30   Deed Book 24, 1854-1856, 504 p.
30   Deed Book 25, 1856-1858, 530 p.
31   Deed Book 26, 1858-1860, 525 p.
31   Deed Book 27, 1860-1862, 283 p., index.
31   Deed Book 28, 1862-1868, index, 384 p.
32   Deed Book A, 1797-1802 (District Court), 531 p.
32   Deed Book B, 1802-1805 (District Court), 445 p.
33   Deed Book C, 1804-1811 (District Court and Superior Court of Law), 638 p.
33   Deed Book D, 1811-1813 (Superior Court of Law), index, 341 p.
10   Homestead Book, 1877-1909, index, 27 p.
22   Land Tax List of Names, 1786-1800 - WPA Project (typescript)
1   List of Delinquent Real Estate Sold, 1867-1932, unpaged.
10   Release Deeds 1, 1867-1890, index, 141 p.
10   Release Deeds 2, 1890-1901, index, 297 p.
34   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (A-B)
34   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (C-D)
35   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (E-G)
36   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (H-K)
37   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (L-M)
38   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (N-R)
39   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (S)
40   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantors (T-Z)
41   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (A-B)
41   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (C-D)
42   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (E-G)
43   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (H-K)
44   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (L-M)
45   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (N-R)
46   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (S)
47   Index to Deeds and Deeds of Trust, 1786-1970 - Grantees (T-Z)
 
Marriage Records and Vital Statistics
22   Birth and Marriage Lists, 1795-1899 - WPA Project (typescript)
48   Marriage Bonds, Licenses, and Ministers' Returns, 1792-1887, arranged by date.
49   Record of Marriages, 1795-1833, 143 p.
49   Index to Record of Marriages, 1795-1833 (typescript), unpaged.
49   Register of Marriages 1, 1853-1868, index, 15 p.
49   Register of Marriages 2, 1869-1916, index, 145 p.
 
Wills
23, 50   Will Book 1, 1786-1811 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), 484 p.
24   Will Book, 1801-1828 (Superior Court of Law), index, 145 p.
23, 50   Will Book 2, 1812-1818 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 351 p.
23, 50   Will Book 3, 1819-1824 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 337 p.
25, 51   Will Book 4, 1825-1829 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 414 p.
25, 51   Will Book 5, 1829-1833 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 451 p.
24   Will Book, 1829-1866 (Superior Court and Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery), index, 334 p.
25, 51   Will Book 6, 1833-1839 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 428 p.
26, 52   Will Book 7, 1839-1845 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 601 p.
26, 52   Will Book 8, 1845-1852 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 512 p.
27, 53   Will Book 9, 1856-1861 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), 534 p.
28, 54   Will Book 10, 1856-1861 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), index, 524 p.
28, 54   Will Book 11, 1861-1871 (includes accounts, appraisements, inventories, and sales), 499 p.
24   Will Book, 1866-1896 (Circuit Court), index, 109 p.
55   Index to Wills, 1786-1970.
22   Wills and Inventories, 1786-1899 - WPA Project (typescript).
 
Miscellaneous Records
16a   County Court Proceedings in Relation to the Poor, 1891-1924, index, 208 p.
14, 19   Naturalization Petition and Records of Robert Walker Love, 1913.
16a   Overseers of the Poor Minute Book, 1841-1870, 195 p.
16a   Overseers of the Poor Minute Book, 1860-1861, index, 213 p.
16a   Overseers of the Poor Minute Book (Poor Book), 1873-1890, 98 p. and unpaged.